There are 6 ways to get from Long Beach to Studio City by tram, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Tram, subway  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines Metro Blue Line
  2. Take the subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$4

5 alternative options

Line 61 bus, tram  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from First & Shelter G S to Artesia Station Layover Area 61 / ...
  2. Take the tram from Artesia Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines Metro Blue Line

$5

Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Long Beach Station to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal Long Beach to LAX
  2. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Victory / Woodley LAX to Orange

$19 - $27

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Long Beach to Studio City 35.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Long Beach to Studio City 35.7 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Long Beach to Studio City 35.7 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Long Beach station to Studio City. However, there are services departing from Downtown Long Beach Station and arriving at Laurel Canyon Blvd. & Moorpark St. via Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal, Woodley Station and Van Nuys Blvd. & Oxnard St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Long Beach and Studio City is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Beach to Studio City without a car is to tram and subway which takes 1 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Long Beach to Studio City, including transfers.

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Long Beach to Studio City bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, arrive at Downtown Long Beach Station.

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Long Beach to Studio City bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, arrive at Victory / Woodley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Beach to Studio City is 36 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Long Beach to Studio City.

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There are 2400+ hotels available in Studio City. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Beach to Studio City.
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  • Distance: 29.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between Long Beach, CA, USA and Studio City, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Long Beach to Studio City via Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal, Victory / Woodley, Woodley Station, Van Nuys Station, and Van Nuys Blvd. & Oxnard St. in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Artesia Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from First & Shelter G S to Artesia Station Layover Area
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Downtown Long Beach Station to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Victory / Woodley
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Long Beach to Studio City
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$40 - $55
Assist
$40 - $55
Español
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$140 - $180
Black SUV
$170 - $220
Lux
$200 - $260
Taxi from Long Beach to Studio City
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com

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